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Burke a no-show for council’s official vote of no confidence
BERWICK — Council members unanimously passed a resolution Monday saying they had no confidence in Mayor Tim Burke,...
Wreck near Elysburg broke man’s back due to rig’s faulty brakes
SUNBURY — A trucking-firm owner will spend the next six to 23 months in prison for a horrific crash near Elysburg that...
Williams planning compressor station on Orange Township land
ROHRSBURG — An energy firm proposing to build a natural gas pipeline through Columbia County plans to build a 110-foot...
Police: Some more serious charges to come
BLOOMSBURG — Officers issued 226 citations for alcohol-related offenses during this year’s Block Party weekend here....
Pair allegedly peddled coke, pot from shared apartment
BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University students are accused of selling cocaine and marijuana from their off-campus...
Bloom auto-repair worker faces another theft complaint
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man already facing multiple theft charges for allegedly accepting cash for auto-repair work...
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Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Orangeville Nursing & Rehabilitation, 200 Berwick Road, Orangeville. Blood Drive: 10 a.m.-...
• The annual report of Genesis House Inc. is available to the public; to learn more, please see today’s Public Notices...
• Actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Film: “Belle”), 32. • Actor Terrence J, 33. • NFL quarterback Tony Romo, 35. • Actor...
1940: The quiz show that asked the “$64 question,” “Take It or Leave It,” premiered on CBS Radio. 1977: The musical...
Teacher killed in rampage BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A 13-year-old armed with a crossbow and a machete killed a...
Cop’s lawyer fights video HARRISBURG (AP) — A police officer charged with criminal homicide in the shooting death of a...
TREASURE HUNT: 11-19-21-23-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-4-7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-3-5-9 MIDDAY PICK...
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Two bridge-repair projects get under way today in northern Columbia County, including one north of Benton that will...
BUCKHORN — A driver took her eyes off the road to check a pager Monday and crashed into a Jeep stopped at a red light...
BLOOMSBURG — A man seated inside a pickup parked illegally was smoking “spice” or synthetic marijuana when an officer...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A recent parolee tried to pass off drug-free urine to her probation officer during a random check at her...
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BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man sold large quantities of heroin on three occasions to an informant who offered to help...
Family matriarch, advocate of many causes
Marion A. Saukaitis Wydra, 92, of Mount Carmel died Friday, April 17, 2015. After battling a massive heart attack for...
Danville State Hospital retiree enjoyed outdoors
Edna Mae Cleaver, 89, of Bloomsburg passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg Health Care Center. She...
CATAWISSA — State Rep. David Millard, R-Millville, will sponsor a concealed weapons seminar so residents can learn more...
Retired from Little League Headquarters
Mrs. Patricia J. Morgans, 86, longtime resident of South Williamsport, died Saturday, April 18, 2015, at her home....
Centre Daily Times STATE COLLEGE — When Ray Gricar disappeared in 2005, his daughter lost a father. His family and...
Services to be Thursday for Benton woman
Lanea J. Dibello Kyttle, 57, of Benton passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Schuylkill Medical Center, South...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Deborah M. (Bankes) Miknich, 318 N. Arch St., Berwick, died at her home Saturday, April 18, 2015. Funeral...
Mya K. Powlus Michael and Jennifer Powlus are the parents of a daughter, Mya Kalie Powlus, born Saturday, April 11,...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Elizabeth M. Zelinske, resident of Shickshinny, passed away Monday, April 20, 2015, at Bonham Nursing Center,...
Wrong address for suspect Methamphetamine suspect Jack Vincent Defranco does not live at 160 Amron Drive, outside...
• Dawn Fleming is recuperating at home following surgery. Cards and get-well messages may be sent to her at 171...
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Mom gets life for six newborn deaths PROVO, Utah (AP) — A mother who killed six of her newborns and hid their bodies...
HARRISBURG — Recognizing the importance of financial and economic knowledge, the state Senate has passed a resolution...
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“With an ‘upper-air storm,’ also known as a ‘cut-off low’ dominating our weather, this will be a week to forget. “...
PINE TWP. — A passenger is in critical condition after being flown from a crash outside Millville on Sunday, according...
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Heisman winner has been divisive in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA — Tebowmania swept through Philly before Tim Tebow’s return to the NFL even became official. By the time...
Hamlin becomes latest to sit out because of injury
BRISTOL, Tenn. — There was a time in NASCAR when skipping a race because of illness or injury was simply not considered...
Lundqvist makes 23 saves as Pens fall in Game 3
PITTSBURGH — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 23 shots and the New York Rangers regained control of their first-round series...
BOSTON — Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon in 2013. He didn’t have much time to celebrate. A few hours...
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NEW YORK — Which outfielder sprints the fastest and runs the longest to snag line drives into the gap? Which shortstop...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 8 5.615 — — 6-4 W-1 4-3 4-2 Baltimore 7 6.538 1 — 5-5 L-1 3-3...
DETROIT — J.D. Martinez and Yoenis Cespedes hit consecutive RBI singles in the seventh inning, and Joba Chamberlain got...
ATLANTA — Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan was suspended for 80 games Monday following a positive test for a...
PITTSBURGH — Kris Bryant turned his tiebreaking two-run double into a Little League homer with some heads-up...
BOSTON — Justin Masterson benefited from five unearned runs, and Boston beat Baltimore in a soggy Patriots' Day game...
MILWAUKEE — Anthony Desclafani pitched eight shutout innings and Zach Cozart and Joey Votto homered as Cincinnati beat...
NATIONAL LEAGUE Cardinals 2, Reds 1 Cincinnati 001 000 000—1 8 0 St. Louis 100 000 01x—2 4 0 Leake and Barnhart;...
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ATLANTA — Al Horford was able to return to the court after dislocating his right pinky finger in the first game of the...
FIRST ROUND Saturday, April 18 Washington 93, Toronto 86, OT, Washington leads series 1-0 Golden State 106, New...
UNIONDALE, N.Y. —Alex The Great can be better. That’s what Capitals coach Barry Trotz is counting on from Alex...
FIRST ROUND Wednesday, April 15 Montreal 4, Ottawa 3 N.Y. Islanders 4, Washington 1 Chicago 4, Nashville 3, 2OT...
SUNDAY 1. (1) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 511 laps, 129.8 rating, 47 points, $212,961. 2. (28) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet,...
TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reiterated that while “there is a leader in the clubhouse” about who they’ll...
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April 21, 1985 • Susan Kocher fires a three-hit shutout, and Sue Luna gets a single and a double as Bloomsburg...
BLOOMSBURG — John Wilson pitched a complete game and hit a home run, driving in two runs for Southern Columbia in a 10-...
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NEW YORK — Target shoppers found out this weekend that when stores make deals to carry merchandise from high-end...
The building I work in at Bloomsburg University is called Hartline Science Center, named for a prominent family in the...
DETROIT (AP) — Families of at least 87 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, won the Pulitzer Prize for public service Monday...
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The big news on ESPN Monday was that Tim Tebow signed with the Philadelphia Eagles. But that’s really just a...
CULVER CITY, Calif. — A visit to Billy Crystal’s offices, in a bungalow on a historic studio lot, could be intimidating...
NEW YORK (AP) — It turns out at least one part of publishing has a diverse slate of authors: The books most likely to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Time will fly between the fourth and fifth season of the Showtime spy drama “Homeland,” the series’...
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Girl’s story fails to sway Idaho leader on marijuana oil
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ten-year-old Alexis Carey has a rare but intractable form of epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome. The genetic...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband is 64 years old and recently was complaining of minor abdominal pain that was not going...
After implants, people more likely to survive and live independently, research shows
Stroke experts are reporting a major advance: Stents similar to the ones used to open clogged heart arteries also can...
Q. You blew it in your answer to a person who lost insurance and went off Cymbalta. You suggested ways to manage...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —Even as some states are allowing use of certain marijuana extracts to treat severe epilepsy, the...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A study shows giving advanced melanoma patients two new Bristol-Myers drugs together held the...
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If you’ve ever driven Interstate 83 North on the way home from Baltimore, you’ve noticed the difference: a smooth and...
Raceway was here first
The people who say they’re bothered by noise from racing at the Numidia Dragway seem to have lost the ability to hear...
I am writing in response to your editorial, “Can academic rigor curb campus excess?” (April 16). William H. Whyte, in...
State Rep. Brian Sims recently visited Bloomsburg University, proclaiming “Bias ban’s failure is shameful.” In fact,...
Just in time for the 45th anniversary of Earth Day this Wednesday, the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has...
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Congrats, Richard Whitmire. Local man, mail ••• Concerning my Republican Party and the decay of it, on a national...
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DEAR ABBY: May I comment on your response to “Got Here First in Pennsylvania” (Jan. 7), who asked whether someone...
BLOOMSBURG — Four Bloomsburg University students are facing $100 fines plus court costs for hosting a “disorderly...
WASHINGTON (AP) —U.S. businesses expect their sales will rebound in the next three months after a sluggish first...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You have taste. You know trends, and can be a trendsetter. You go after what you want, and your...